27th Members' Meeting notice
The 27th Meeting of the Club of Bologna Members "Agricultural mechanization: present meets future!” will be held on 12th and 13th November 2017 in Hannover (Germany), during the Agritechnica 2017The Agenda of the meeting will be published before the event.
To celebrate the 25 years of the "Club of Bologna" a special volume on the "Evolution and Prospects of the Mechanization in the World" was published (click below the title of the News).
After a first chapter focused on the history of the Club, a second part is devoted to the role of the tractor in the development of agricultural mechanization.
In following chapters, the agricultural mechanization in Europe, USA, Latin America, China, Asia and Africa is analized.
Many thanks to all the Authors who contributed to the realization of this significat volume.
During the last meeting of the Management Committee (Nov 12, 2016), some important decisions - concerning the period 2017-2020 - were made.
According to the Internal Rules (art.11), Prof. Paolo Balsari - from University of Torino - was chosen as President of the Club of Bologna. He substitutes Prof. Luigi Bodria (University of Milano) who chaired the Club since 2008. The new President confirmed Prof. Marco Fiala (University of Milano) as Secretary General of the Club.
The Internal Rules of the Club (see section "Presentation" of the menu) was also updated and the composition of the Management Committee was revised (click below the title of the News). Finally, according to Internal Rules (art.10) n.7 new Full Members were allowed and n.12 were excluded.
Giuseppe Pellizzi Prize 2016 - The winners !
The Giuseppe Pellizzi Prize 2016 referees board selected the following winners:
Amatya Suraj, USA;
Pourreza Alireza, USA;
Ramm Marco, Germany.
The awards ceremony has been held during the Club Members meeting, on Nov 13, 9.30 am (Bologna, EIMA International, Michelino, Sinfonia Hall).